Christmas Gift Donations

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2014 Stoney Creek Makes a Difference!!

Imagine the smile on the face of someone who received joy from your generosity on Christmas day.

 

Waking up on Christmas morning, surrounded by loving family and friends, receiving gifts from the people who care about them; these are the holiday experiences of the Candeo clients who are blessed with a rich support system. Not all are so lucky. Some will spend the day just like the other 364 days of the year.  We invite you to partner with us in making their holiday a little brighter through the giving of a gift.

 

 

It is easy to do.   

    

  • You can receive a client's wish list with specific sizes, age and gender and we will do the wrapping! Your generous gifts can be dropped off at Candeo or you can arrange for a time for us to pick them up, just call 515-259-8110 and ask for Lori or Denise.
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  • Short on time, instead of receiving a wish list you can make a donation and we can do the shopping for you.
 
 
 
You can be the reason for their smile this year!
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Candeo Wheelchair Basketball a Hit!

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Join the fun!

For Tickets: Wheelchair Basketball Tickets Adults $10.00 USD Children 3-10 years of age $5.00 USD Children under 2 & under FREE $0.00 USD Or Call (515) 259-8110

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Dine & Shine: Octobor 6, 2016

DATE: Thursday, October 6, 2016 TIME: 6:00 - 10:00pm LOCATION: Proof Restaurant in Des Moines COST: $120 Per Person ​Tickets can be purchased at the event. Join us for the second annual Candeo Dine & Shine, a dinner and auction, aiming to raise awareness and support for Iowans with cognitive disabilities. Tickets will include a signature cocktail hour with appetizers followed by a multi-course meal. Enjoy a live auction with items presented by proud Candeo clients. Come SHINE BRIGHT and help Candeo raise awareness for adults with disabilities!

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Dine & Shine: October 15, 2015

Join us for the launch of Candeo's first Dine & Shine, a fundraising fashion show event, aiming to raise awareness and support for Iowans with cognitive disabilities and their families. The Dine & Shine event will be held on Thursday, October 15, 2015, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at Proof Restaurant in Des Moines. Tickets will include a signature cocktail hour with appetizers followed by a multi-course meal. Enjoy a live fashion show with auction items presented by proud Candeo clients. Come SHINE BRIGHT and help Candeo raise awareness for adults with disabilities! Tickets will cost $100 and will...

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Candeo Art of Independence Gala

Candeo would like to thank everyone who helped make the Candeo Art of Independence Gala on September 18th a success. Pictures and more to come soon!

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EXCITING ANNOUCEMENT!!

We are pleased to announce, on Sunday, September 23rd, The Des Moines Register is publishing “Iowa’s Top Workplaces” – a list of the best places to work in Iowa. We are delighted to let you know that Candeo has been named to the list. On Sunday, you will be able to see us named in a special section of The Des Moines Register. The evaluation for the Top Workplaces program is based upon feedback from an employee survey that many of our employees completed a few months ago. We had several responses to the survey, so thanks goes to all...

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Read all about it!

Key Issues and Information Read InfoNet - A resource of ID Action in partnership with Iowa's DD Council Issue No. 11 November 22, 2010 Fresh Start in 2011 The New Year is here, and with it comes big changes at the State Capitol. In 2011, we will have a new Governor and Lt. Governor, a new Secretary of State, three new Supreme Court justices, 29 new State Representatives and 9 new State Senators. Click here to read more. Meet the New Legislators One in four legislators will be new to the Iowa Legislature in 2011. With 25% of the Legislature...

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Creative Community Options (CCO) Becomes Candeo

Candeo (can DAY oh) is Latin, meaning “to grow, to shine, to grow brilliant.”

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